The Red Baron

I recently re-watched The Red Baron, a German-British film from 2008, and with it being set during WW1 and today being Remembrance Day, what better time to talk about it and its themes? First up, the most striking thing about this film is that it exists at all. Movies...

The Last Detective

Between 2003 and 2007, my favourite Doctor Who, Peter Davison, starred in an ITV series called The Last Detective. I’d heard about this at the time, and for many years afterwards, particularly with regard to it being quite good. Knowing that it co-starred a comedian I enjoyed – the...

All Creatures Great and Small

In fandoms you sometimes hear of people making ‘the great journey’ with an old, usually long-running, TV series. It refers to watching all of its episodes, start to finish. I’ve most commonly heard of people doing it with Doctor Who or Star Trek (both mighty achievements to be sure,...